Amazon Fresh Opening in Nearby Delco With ‘Just Walk Out’ Technology

The new Amazon Fresh store in Broomall.
Image via Vince Carey, Daily Times.

A spokesperson for Amazon confirmed that a new Amazon Fresh store will open soon in the Broomall Commons Shopping Center in Broomall, writes Pete Bannan for the Daily Times.

Signs for the store went up Wednesday afternoon. It is located near West Chester Pike next to the Planet Fitness and Pet Smart stores.

The store will have traditional checkouts but will include its Just Walk Out technology, which lets customers skip the checkout line.

According to the company website, the technology is able to keep track of “who took what” from the store. When a shopper removes an item it is added to their virtual cart. If the shopper puts the item back, it comes out of the virtual cart.

Once they leave the store, the customer is charged on their account for the items they took from the store.

The Marple store is the second Amazon Fresh in Pennsylvania. The first opened in Warrington in Bucks County.

Amazon has also been working to open a store at 403 West Chester Pike in the Llanerch Shopping Center in Haverford Township. Back in February, the township zoning hearing board denied a variance request to install a 164-square-foot sign at the location

Read more at the Daily Times about this new Amazon store.